Michaela Bessell

Corporate Director | Henkel dx Ventures

Michaela Bessell

In the role of Head of Ecosystem and Partnerships, Michaela is working back-to-back with the head of investments, helping to position the consumer goods company’s Ventures unit in the digital ecosystem and for building and strengthening a strong network of companies, venture capitalists, industry and technology partners, start-ups, and other institutions.

The team identifies the use cases for collaboration between Henkel’s Business Units and Functions and the start-up ecosystem and is responsible for the discovery and assessment of relevant partners on behalf of the Businesses & Functions.

Henkel dx Ventures is Henkel’s investment vehicle for indirect (Venture Capital Fund) and direct (start-ups) investments.